Manukrishnan thulaseedharan


Unborn Dreams - Poem by Manukrishnan thulaseedharan

I dreamed about life
that waited for me.
I dreamed about freedom
from this dark red world.


I dreamed about trees, birds and seas
that waited for me.
I dreamed about the friends, lover and kin
that waited for me.


I dreamed about the days
when he will hold me.
I dreamed about the nights
when she will kiss me.


I dreamed about school,
home and mother.
I dreamed about love,
life and flower.


I dreamed about seeing
my mother's face.
I dreamed about feeling
my father's love.


I dreamed about sleeping
on my father's chest.
I dreamed about hearing
endless stories.


I was in a hurry to come to this world.
But all of it was lost in my father's words.


I don't want this child
for heaven's sake.
We are too young to
have a child.


She cried and cried
for endless days.
But my fate was in my father's hands.


She may have lost
her unborn child.
But what i lost
was my unborn dreams.

Topic(s) of this poem: child, death, mourning, sad


Comments about Unborn Dreams by Manukrishnan thulaseedharan

  • Jaishree Nair (10/23/2015 5:29:00 AM)


    The lament of an unborn poetically penned. Thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

    Manukrishnan K (10/24/2015 4:25:00 AM)

    thank you

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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 23, 2015



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